Wisconsin Science Festival
A four-day statewide celebration with events for all ages.
Can’t wait for the next Wisconsin Science Festival?
Check out these Wisconsin Science Festival Recommends events that happen year-round!
Celebrate the important and unique role bats play in our world! Meet live bats, explore fun exhibits, talk to experts and learn how you can help bats and other wildlife.
August 25 | 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. | Northern Great Lakes Visitor Center, Ashland
Work your way through a series of puzzles and clues in search of the antidote for Red Death. But time is limited and Red Death waits just outside the door! Based on Edgar Allen Poe’s The Masque of the Red Death; space is limited and registration is required.
October 5, Noon – 6 p.m. | October 6, 4 – 10 p.m. | Lodi Public Library
Work with one of the oldest known textile fabrics in this hands-on needle felting program. Over the three weeks, you’ll create both 2-D and 3-D projects that you can keep for yourself or give as a present for an upcoming holiday. Registration $149.
Thursdays, October 4 – 18 | 6 – 8:30 p.m. | Pablo Center at the Confluence, Eau Claire
Help preserve your writings by learning how to hand bind books! You’ll practice both the pamphlet binding and long-stitch binding techniques in this six-week program. Registration $195.
Mondays, October 29 – December 3 | 6 – 8 p.m. | Hass Fine Arts Center, UW-Eau Claire